HIST 1308 - Introduction to Middle Eastern History Course uri icon



  • Interdisciplinary course that focuses on medieval and modern history of the Middle East (A.D. 600 to the present). Introduces the Islamic civilization of the Middle East and the historical evolution of the region from the traditional into the modern eras. Covers social patterns, economic life, and intellectual trends, as well as political development.


  • Willis, John Matthew  
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018 / Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021 / Fall 2023